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VB.NET Post REST HTTP request without http in baseaddress

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I have vb.net api which requires to connect to HOST with out using http.For example its using serverbase address="someipwithout http".

I am getting this error:{"Invalid URI: The URI scheme is not valid."}

However if I use wfetech it works fine.

My Code is as follow

Dim serverAddress = "someip:customport"
Dim URI As String = "/some uri"

Dim client As New HttpClient(handler)
client.BaseAddress = New Uri(serverAddress)
client.DefaultRequestHeaders.Accept.Add(New MediaTypeWithQualityHeaderValue("application/xml"))
Dim response = client.PostAsXmlAsync(URI, x).Result()
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